Woman sexually assaulted in alley; police release image of possible suspect

Police need help tracking down a man (above photos) suspected of attacking a woman Monday morning in the northeast.

Officers say the incident happened around 5 a.m. as the victim was walking along 19th Street near Gales Street. The victim told investigators that she was forced into an alley and sexually assaulted.

The attack happened right next to the Friendship Blow Pierce Junior Academy Elementary School.

D.C. police are offering a $1000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of this man.